Tag Archives: US Central Command

“Moving Israel from U.S. European Command responsibilty to CENTCOM was once a non-starter because of long-simmering tensions between Israel and its regional neighbors, who have been CENTCOM’s allies in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and elsewhere”

MILITARY TIMES In waning days, Trump shakes up CENTCOM to increase Arab-Israeli efforts against Iran by Howard Altman January 15, 2021 With just days left in his presidency and in a bid to solidify Arab-Israeli efforts against Iran before Joe … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

50 Spies Say ISIS Intelligence Was Cooked

DAILY BEAST by Shane Harris and Nancy A. Youssef September 9, 2015 It’s being called a ‘revolt’ by intelligence pros who are paid to give their honest assessment of the ISIS war—but are instead seeing their reports turned into happy … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Is General John Allen in Over His Head ?

FOREIGN POLICY by Mark Perry October 30, 2014 President Obama’s point man in the fight against the Islamic State faces a ruthless foe. But his detractors at home — even in the Pentagon — may be his biggest enemy. When … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment